Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

When the sun had fully set and it was dark, a smoking fire pot and a fiery torch passed between the animal pieces.

New American Standard Bible

It came about when the sun had set, that it was very dark, and behold, there appeared a smoking oven and a flaming torch which passed between these pieces.

King James Version

And it came to pass, that, when the sun went down, and it was dark, behold a smoking furnace, and a burning lamp that passed between those pieces.

Holman Bible

When the sun had set and it was dark, a smoking fire pot and a flaming torch appeared and passed between the divided animals.

A Conservative Version

And it came to pass, that, when the sun went down, and it was dark, behold, a smoking furnace, and a flaming torch that passed between these pieces.

American Standard Version

And it came to pass, that, when the sun went down, and it was dark, behold, a smoking furnace, and a flaming torch that passed between these pieces.

Amplified

When the sun had gone down and a [thick] darkness had come on, behold, a smoking oven and a flaming torch passed between those pieces.

Bible in Basic English

Then when the sun went down and it was dark, he saw a smoking fire and a flaming light which went between the parts of the bodies.

Darby Translation

And it came to pass when the sun had gone down, and it was dark, that behold, there was a smoking furnace, and a flame of fire which passed between those pieces.

Julia Smith Translation

And the sun shall be going down, and it was thick darkness, and behold a furnace of smoke and a lamp of fire that passed over between these pieces.

King James 2000

And it came to pass, that, when the sun went down, and it was dark, behold a smoking furnace, and a burning lamp that passed between those pieces.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And after the sun had gone down and it [was] dusk, behold, a smoking firepot and a flaming torch passed between those half pieces.

Modern King James verseion

And it happened, the sun went down, and it was dark and behold, a smoking furnace, and a burning lamp passed between those pieces.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

When the sun was down and it was waxed dark, behold, there was a smoking furnace and a fire brand that went between the said pieces.

NET Bible

When the sun had gone down and it was dark, a smoking firepot with a flaming torch passed between the animal parts.

New Heart English Bible

It came to pass that, when the sun went down, and it was dark, behold, a smoking furnace, and a flaming torch passed between these pieces.

The Emphasized Bible

So it came to pass when, the sun, had gone in, and Ira thick darkness, had come on, that lo there was a smoking hearth and torch of fire, which passed through between these pieces.

Webster

And it came to pass, that when the sun had gone down, and it was dark, behold a smoking furnace, and a burning lamp that passed between those pieces.

World English Bible

It came to pass that, when the sun went down, and it was dark, behold, a smoking furnace, and a flaming torch passed between these pieces.

Youngs Literal Translation

And it cometh to pass -- the sun hath gone in, and thick darkness hath been -- and lo, a furnace of smoke, and a lamp of fire, which hath passed over between those pieces.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And it came to pass, that, when the sun
שׁמשׁ 
Shemesh 
Usage: 134


come, bring, ... in, enter, go, carry, ...down, pass, ...out,
Usage: 0

and it was dark
עלטה 
`alatah 
Usage: 4

עשׁן 
`ashan 
Usage: 25

תּנּוּר 
Tannuwr 
Usage: 15

and a burning
אשׁ 
'esh 
Usage: 378

לפּד לפּיד 
Lappiyd 
Usage: 14

עבר 
`abar 
over, pass, through, pass by, go, away, pass on,
Usage: 557

בּין 
Beyn 
Usage: 284

Context Readings

Yahweh's Covenant With Abram

16 Your descendants will return here in the fourth generation, since the iniquity of the Amorites has not yet run its course." 17 When the sun had fully set and it was dark, a smoking fire pot and a fiery torch passed between the animal pieces. 18 That very day the LORD made this covenant with Abram: "I'm giving this land to your descendants, from the river of Egypt to the great Euphrates River


Cross References

Jeremiah 34:18-19

I'll give over the men who transgressed my covenant, who haven't fulfilled the terms of the covenant that they made before me when they cut the calf in two and passed between its parts

Exodus 3:2-3

the angel of the LORD appeared to him in flaming fire from the center of a bush. As Moses continued to watch, amazingly the bush kept on burning, but was not consumed.

Deuteronomy 4:20

For the LORD took you and brought you out of the iron-smelting furnace out of Egypt to be the people of his inheritance, as you are today.

Judges 6:21

The angel of the LORD extended the tip of the staff that was in his hand and touched the meat and unleavened bread. Fire broke out from inside the boulder, consuming the meat and unleavened bread. Then the angel of the LORD vanished in front of him.

Judges 13:20

When the burnt offering was engulfed in flames that sprang up from the altar toward heaven, the angel of the LORD ascended in the flame that came from the altar. When Manoah and his wife observed this, they collapsed on their faces to the ground.

2 Samuel 22:9

Smoke poured out of his nostrils, and fire from his mouth kindling coals to flame by it.

1 Chronicles 21:26

built an altar to the LORD there, and presented burnt offerings and peace offerings. He called out to the LORD, and he answered him from heaven with fire on the altar of burnt offerings.

Isaiah 62:1

"And I won't remain silent, and for Jerusalem's sake I won't stay quiet, until her vindication shines out like brightness, and her salvation like a burning torch.

Jeremiah 11:4

which I commanded to your ancestors on the day I brought them out of the land of Egypt, from the iron furnace. I said, "Obey me and do everything that I commanded you. Then you will be my people and I'll be your God.'

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